Lafayette Anticipation associate curator Anna Colin talks to artist Tyler Coburn about Ergonomic Futures, a speculative project engaged with art, design, science, anthropology and writing. In this interview, Coburn discusses the research, production process and network of collaborators of a multilayered project ultimately concerned with the futures of humankind. Anna Colin: When one comes across your museum seats Ergonomic Futures (2016—) in contemporary art exhibitions—and soon in natural history, fine art, and anthropology museums—they look… [read more »]
BLASTING VOICE is an exhibition conceived and developed by Ashland Mines. For the main gallery space, Mines, in collaboration with Thunder Horse Video, designed a stage with an over-equipped sound system to accommodate a single performer. On nine nights throughout the show, this stage will be activated by 27 performances — both linguistic and non-verbal, acoustic and electronic — exploring poetic and formal dimensions of amplification. There will be an image projection designed by Seychelle OD Allah in the reception area.
Performances start TODAY, Jully 11th at 6pm. Check below for all dates and performances.
Wednesday, July 11: Robert Girardin, Nao Bustamante, Kelela Mizanekristos
Thursday, July 12: Kyp Malone, David Riley, Lee Relvas
Friday, July 13: Butchy Fuego, Mark Treise, Geneva Jacuzzi
Thursday, July 19: Andrew Aged, Ouida Angelica Biddle, Colin Self
Friday, July 20: Lizzi Bougatsos, Vishwam Velandy, Ilyas Ahmed
Wednesday, July 25: Pheobe Jean, J Patrick Walsh III, Analisa Teachworth, Devonté Hynes
Friday, July 27: Math Bass, Raul de Nieves, Elijah Crampton, Max Eisenberg
Saturday, July 28: James Ferraro, Tim DeWitt, Wu Tsang, Shayne Oliver
Sound installation including work by: Will Boston, Tobias Lee Christensen, Felix Lee, Jon Mandabach, Asma Maroof, Nada Noor, Daniel Pineda, Ezra Rubin, Venus Jasmin Soto.
All performances begin at 6 pm.
THE SUZANNE GEISS COMPANY
76 GRAND STREET, NEW YORK
For more information on the artists involved visit –> SUZANNEGEISS.COM